Innovative Discoveries Series

Using Cancer Registry and Behavioral Risk Factor Survey Data to Describe the Burden of Cancer in Delaware

Presented by
Zeinab Baba, MS, DrPH
Cancer Epidemiologist, Comprehensive Cancer Control Program
Delaware Department of Health & Social Services

National rankings in 2008 Р2012 placed Delaware second in the nation for cancer incidence and 14th in the nation for cancer mortality.  For cancer control and prevention efforts in Delaware it is important to understand not only incidence and mortality trends, but also behavioral factors which contribute to cancer risk.

Free!  Lunch will be served!



Friday, October 20, 2017
Noon to 1 p.m.
In-person: Christiana Hospital, Room 1E80
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This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.

Upcoming Lectures:

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